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Windows 10 for 5$?

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Should I buy a windows 10 copy for cheap or buy it directly from Microsoft. I’m scared eventually the cheap key will cancel for being fraud. Anyone have any experience with this?

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From what I've heard, grey market keys like that are usually okay, microsoft isn't out there scouring people's PCs to make sure the licenses are right.


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They are single use keys, meaning you cant just reinstall and use the same key twice (typically)


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8 minutes ago, Super_Seals321 said:

Should I buy a windows 10 copy for cheap or buy it directly from Microsoft. I’m scared eventually the cheap key will cancel for being fraud. Anyone have any experience with this?

Grey markets purchases are a 50/50 chance of buying a legit license. I do not personally recommend but buyer beware of receiving a bad key / re-used key / illegit key and wasting your money. You can increase your chances of getting a legit key by visiting sites that have positive reviews. Stay away from ebay.


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Go on ebay. I've bought hundreds, no issue. Usually ~$3.


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